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The interior of their cities was laid out on a regular plan ; Etruscan two
intersecting main roads formed the central cross, and the principal "vi"fa~ streets
were paved and drained. The wealthier inhabitants dwelt in timber houses of the
" peristyle ...
so that they could impose their terms of admission upon the Greeks.17 Their
ascendancy on the western sea was commemorated by the name of " mare
Etruscum " or " Tyrrenum " (from the Greek name for the Etruscans), which it
Couissin points out that that adoption of defensive armour by the Italic peoples
was due primarily to the Greeks rather than to the Etruscans. 4 For a summary of
Etruscan history see R. A. L. Fell, Rome and Etruria. On Etruscan art see D.
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